The well known commercial director Charles Stone III who did the original Wassup Ad for Budweiser, created the wonderful Wassup 2008 with the original cast of the Bud Ad.
In the film, one of the characters, Dookie, goes so far as to attempt to hang himself after he watches his net worth plummet. Stone contemplated going with a version where Dookie remains in the air, feet twitching. “It was important to go the distance in terms of portraying the stress and hardship we’re going through now,” says Stone. “
My undergraduate class and I spent 30 minutes today talking about the genius of this little film.